The neighbourhood was named after the famous bridge of Sant'Angelo. The bridge was build to link the mausoleum Sant'Angelo’s castle to the rest of the city. It is beautifully decorated with Bernini’s statues, attracting thousands of tourists that came to contemplate its architecture and the stunning views over the river. Ponte is full of history. The neighbourhood has many cultural points worth a visit such as Santa Maria della Pace church, the Napoleonic Museum or the Monte Vecchio plaza. Built in a central area, alongside the River, Ponte has a prime location. The neighbourhood has many tourists passing by on a daily basis as they go from the Vatican to the historical centre.
This is an upper-class neighbourhood where tourism has a strong presence.
Sant'Angelo bridge is the most famous bridge in Rome. Here you can admire the view over the river framed by Bernini's exquisite sculptures.
The river is the perfect scenario for an afternoon stroll.
The neighbourhood is historical and beautiful, constituting a passage area between the Vatican and the historical centre.
Rome is a crazy and quirky city where you’ll never, ever find yourself bored. This city has it all for adventuring spirits: unique neighbourhoods to be discovered, ruins to explore, gardens and museums to visit.
Studying in Rome, you’ll see a completely different side of the city to the one tourists see. Instead of queueing for hours to see the Colosseum, or the Fontana di Trevi, you’ll go there with your friends at night. Drinking and talking for hours under these spots, you know are memories you’ll never forget.
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